Barton Under Needwood Steam Rally and Family Festival – 21st & 22nd July 2018

Come along, we have something for everyone……

Full size and Miniature steam engines


Steam powered rack saw wood cutting demonstrations

Commercial and military vehicles

Vintage and classic cars, Vintage motor cycles and cycles

Old time fair organ

Stationary engines, Tractors

Air Ambulance helicopter pod (Sunday)

Auto jumble, Trade stalls, Craft marquee

Family fun

Ferret racing!

All sorts of animal critters for you to see and handle (Saturday)

Children’s fairground rides: Bouncy castle, trampolines etc.

Falconry Display – Get up close and personal with magnificent birds of prey and learn how owls, falcons and hawks are truly Kings of the forest skies.

Chainsaw sculpture demonstrations

Miniature Steam Train Ride – Burton-upon-Trent Model Engineering Society

Miniature steam engine rides

Have-a-go archery

Face painting

Childrens fairground – Swing boats, hook a duck, fun house, Inflatable slide and bouncy castle

Arena events both days from 11:30

Come and steer a steam engine!

Live music in the beer tent both Saturday and Sunday.

Bill Eadson


As well as his own songs, takes music for his set from diverse sources, from the Clash to Genesis and from Radiohead to Slade!  Has made two recording to date many of which have been turned to videos and are on You Tube.

Shaun Byrne


Hosts Chesterfield songwriters as well as open sessions around Chesterfield.  He is one third of Flint Moore and Byrne whose harmonies and arrangements /interpretation of some of the finest songs from both sides of the channel is legendary. But he is also a songwriter in his own right and has a new release – Let it Rain which he will be showcasing at Barton and will be available for sale

Andy Flint

He is also one third of Flint Moore and Byrne https://www.facebook.com/fmbacousticband/ whose harmonies and arrangements /interpretation of some of the finest songs from both sides of the channel is legendary.  With a bit of luck any -a s well as showcasing his own excellent solo set – will also play a few with Shaun.

Terry Faulkner


Often singing unaccompanied or with just a bodhran, Terry’s voice simply fills the air, whether singing protest songs or traditional folk.  The impact of Terry’s simple uncomplicated delivery is simply stunning.

More to be confirmed………

Hot and cold food / Licensed bar

Handmade fudge / Sweets / Cakes / Pastries / Ice Cream

Open Daily

10am – 5pm Saturday, 10am – 4pm Sunday

Adults £7, Accompanied children under 16 Free

Free Parking

Needwood Rise Farm, Barton Gate, Barton under Needwood, Staffs, DE13 8AP.

You can find us on Facebook as Barton Steam.